Grace Gu

Associate Professor of Economics

University of California, Santa Cruz


Grace Gu is an Associate Professor of Economics at the University of California at Santa Cruz. Professor Gu earned a Ph.D. in economic from Cornell University. Prior to joining UCSC, she conducted research at University of Delaware, Cornell University, Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, International Monetary Fund, Brookings, and American Enterprise Institute in Washington DC.

Professor Gu’s research focuses on international finance and macro labor using dynamic programming and micro-level data. 

To Students: To inquire about RA opportunities, you can email me your resume (with skill proficiency for excel, stata, matlab, python), transcript, and a few sentences about why you are interested in becoming my RA.